“I’ve learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel.” -Maya Angelou

Senior Consultant, Talent Services

Sue Sherr-Seitz

Baltimore, MD

Sue brings 25 years of leadership experience in talent development, fundraising and turnaround management in the nonprofit sector to her search practice, specializing in the Jewish philanthropic and social justice sectors.  Her strong networks and straightforward style enable her to make quick and accurate assessments for her clients. Her experience with traditional as well as start-up agencies inform and inspire her practice with clients and candidates.

Sue has held positions in search as well as executive management in fundraising and talent management at the JCC of Greater Baltimore, Jewish Federations of North America and UJA-Federation of New York.  At Evolve, Sue’s search portfolio involves searches with national scope in the areas of development, operations and executive leadership.



Recent clients

  • HeadCount
  • National Runaway Safeline
  • Secure Community Network
  • Central Conference of Reform Rabbis
  • URJ (Union for Reform Judaism)
  • The Birthright Israel Foundation


Master of Science in Social Work, Columbia School of Social Work

Master of Arts, Jewish Theological Seminary of America

Bachelor of Science, University of Maryland


 Sue enjoys running, gardening, hiking, The Grateful Dead and Ravens football!